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WELCOME TO THE ANGLICAN DIOCESE OF CANBERRA AND GOULBURN

We are one of the 23 Dioceses of the Anglican Church of Australia. Our diocese is a partnership of churches in 60 ministry units, numerous associated agencies and schools, covering most of south-east New South Wales, the eastern Riverina and the Australian Capital Territory (ACT). It stretches from Marulan in the north, from Batemans Bay to Eden on the south coast, across to Holbrook in the south-west, north to Wagga Wagga, Temora, Young and Goulburn.

TOP STORIES & ARTICLES

Holbrook Finds Ways to Be Good and Be Different

The COVID Pandemic has created opportunities to think outside the box and be creative and stay positive. Holbrook Parish has been doing just that, especially with not being able...

Celebrating St Simon’s Day

On Saturday night, 24 October, St Simon’s in Kaleen hosted a dinner in celebration of St Simon’s Day. So many folk enjoyed seeing each other face to face at dinner, and then...

A COVID-19 Safe Morning Tea

Bishop Mark Short had the immense honour of preaching at the last of the COVID-19 combined services for St John's Anglican Church, Bega; St Martin By The Sea, Tathra; and Christ...

Pet Blessing and Launch of Noah’s Ark Pet Ministry

St Francis Day was a glorious spring day which saw an excited group of people gather in the Community Garden at Holy Covenant in Cook for the pet blessing and launch of the...

Reflecting on my Ministry

It was a privilege to attend the October Parakaleo basic training workshop, on 16-18 October 2020, with 28 ministry wives from Canberra and Goulburn and surrounds. Five of the...

The Jewellery of St John’s, Wagga Wagga

Early in 2019, St John’s chorister and local manufacturing jeweller, Roley McIntyre, approached the then rector of Wagga Anglican, The Venerable David Ruthven, with an idea of...

Deacon Profile – Hazel Davies and MakingPeasce

'For we are God’s handiwork created in Christ to do good works which God prepared in advance for us to do.' Ephesians 2:10 Arrernte elder Coco Wallace and I sat in the shadow of...

Zooming in on the National Parliamentary Prayer Breakfast

Like many events this year the National Parliamentary Prayer Breakfast adjusted to social distancing and ran a livestream event on Monday, 12 October. Groups around Canberra...

Berridale Gets Amenities

After more than a 100 years without ‘facilities’, All Saints’ Berridale now has a new building which boasts a disabled-friendly convenience and a meeting room with a kitchenette....

Burgmann Opens a New Senior School Building

On Monday afternoon, 21 September, Senator Zed Seselja officially opened our most recent Senior School Building. The opening had been delayed from last year for a variety of...

COMING EVENTS

St Mark’s Open Day – 21 November 2020

Full details: https://stmarks.edu.au/event/st-marks-open-day-2020/

World Week for Peace in Palestine and Israel – 13-20 September 2020

  This week is the World Council of Churches designated World Week for Peace in Palestine and Israel. This year’s theme is ‘creative solidarity in common fragility’. The...